Fairfield Trusts Attorneys — 3 found

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  1. Fairfield Trusts Attorney Michael Paul Braun

    Michael Braun

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    Licensed for 33 years


  2. Fairfield Trusts Attorney Joshua Gunsher

    Joshua Gunsher

    Fairfield, OH Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 2 years
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  3. Fairfield Trusts Attorney Mary Ann Downs

    Mary Downs

    Liberty Township, OH Trusts Attorney
    Licensed for 7 years
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A trust is an arrangement whereby someone owns and manages money or property for another person's benefit. Like a guardianship, a trustee has decision-making authority over the trust property, but no court is involved in the trustee's action–the person who creates the trust defines the scope of the trustee's power. There are many different trust types, including probate trusts, income trusts, spendthrift trusts, and educational trusts. For example, a living trust allows you to manage your property while you are alive and to direct who will manage it if you become incapable of doing so. In essence, you choose your own “guardian” in advance and avoid having the court do it for you. A trust attorney reviews the many reasons for establishing a trust with you, and can ensure your trust will be legally valid.